October 2, 2018

Student Bulletin


Good luck to the boys’ soccer team in the 1st round playoffs at Sioux Falls Christian!!  Dismissal time is 11:00.

Good luck to the volleyball teams at Frederick today!

Any senior interested in having an extracurricular photo banner made – there will be a session October 2nd, today, at Jamie Simon’s Studio from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.   Cost is $40.

Student flu shot consent forms are on the counter in the office.  Shots will be given on Thursday, October 11 (Parent/Teacher Conference day) from 11:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.   Return the completed consent form and copy of insurance card to the school by Thursday, October 4.

Volleyball Parents Night will be Thursday, October 4.  All Varsity, JV, C-team and stats need to pay $2 to Mrs. Hoffman by Thursday.

MathCounts practice at 7:45 a.m. in Ms. Berner’s classroom on Wednesday.


Congratulations to the Groton High School Band on their GOLD rating at the Gypsy Days Parade. Great Job Band!

Its’ not too late to order a breast cancer t-shirt.  Orders must be in today.

A big thanks to the student body for your support of the Bash the Car fundraiser Friday afternoon. You all helped raise over one thousand dollars for Becky Diegel! It’s that kind of support that makes our school and community special.


FBLA meeting Thursday, October 4th at 8:00 AM in Mrs. Compton’s room.  Breakfast will be served and new members are welcome!

There will be a Groton Snow Queen meeting on Oct. 3 @3:00 in the library for all Freshman and Senior girls.


The October FCCLA meeting will be on Tuesday, Oct. 2 during lunch in the FACS room.  Lunch will be served and new members are welcome to join!!!


Grade 11:  Post High Planning Days Visit – Thursday, October 4, 2018.  Wear business appropriate clothing – we will be meeting with many businesses and colleges –  no hats, chains, flip flops.  Bring your registration barcode ticket to Mrs. Sternhagen if you have not done so.   Tentative schedule:
8:35                 Released from classes

9:15 – 10:30    College and Business Expo

10:45 – 11:15  National Guard Armory Visit

11:45 – 12:00  Return to 4th hour class at GHS

Grades 10 and 11: See Mrs. Sternhagen:  Grady O’Neill, Noah Poor, Indigo Rogers, Jameston Stange, Kayde Stange, Kenzie McInerney,


Grade 11:  Please bring your completed Post High Planning Day registration sheet to Mrs. Sternhagen.  If you were gone during English, please see Mrs. Sternhagen.


Grades 10-11 and Teachers:  Students who paid to take the PSAT will meet in the Conference Room to fill in the name/address information prior to taking the test.  All students will test periods 1-4 on Wednesday, October 10th.

10th Graders – 5th hour Thursday, October 4th

 11th graders – 5th hour Tuesday, October 9th



On Going

Jostens will meet with the sophomores and seniors at the following times:

October 9        @ 12:43                    Order day with Sophomore & Seniors